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Analysis What Stepan Bandera means to Ukrainians

What Stepan Bandera means to Ukrainians

One of the main narratives used by the Kremlin to justify the invasion of 24 February was proclaiming Ukraine a Nazi state. According to this narrative, Ukrainian society follows the ideology of the Third Reich, and the underlying figure of the emerging Ukrainian identity is Stepan Bandera. The goal is to…

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False George Soros is still alive. He also never collaborated with the Nazis.

George Soros is still alive. He also never collaborated with the Nazis.

For several days, information has been circulating on social media about the alleged death of George Soros. In addition, it is often accompanied by his alleged quote, as well as photos. They are supposed to be proof of his cooperation with the Third Reich. As it turns out, false news…

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False The model in the picture is not Lotta Volkova

The model in the picture is not Lotta Volkova

In November, an advertising campaign by the Balenciaga fashion house echoed loudly, depicting children holding teddy bears in harnesses and mesh tops in BDSM style. Balenciaga issued a statement admitting the mistake and apologizing for the campaign. The case was commented by a Polish singer Edyta Górniak. On…

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False The brutal murder of children was committed by Marianna Dolińska, not UPA

The brutal murder of children was committed by Marianna Dolińska, not UPA

Recently, a photo appeared on social media (in various variants), allegedly depicting victims of the Volhynia Massacre or other crimes committed by UPA/OUN soldiers. The photo is accompanied by an anti-Ukrainian narrative, connecting historical events with the ongoing war in Ukraine and its social consequences. Source: Telegram, “Antypropaganda” channel…

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False Ukrainian football supporters were not arrested in Qatar for using Nazi symbols

Ukrainian football supporters were not arrested in Qatar for using Nazi symbols

The Football World Cup in Qatar began on 20 November. This is the biggest sporting event in the world, with the largest media coverage. Russian propaganda also takes advantage of its popularity. A video disguised as an Al Jazeera material has been gaining more and more popularity on the web. It…

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Analysis Are refugees from Ukraine in reality economic immigrants? – Analysis

Are refugees from Ukraine in reality economic immigrants? – Analysis

Topics referring to Ukrainian refugees are still widely commented on in the Polish media space. Many myths and half-truths have grown around them. In particular, one of the most controversial issues is social aid provided to people arriving from the war-torn country. We decided to take a closer look at…

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Manipulation Buzz Aldrin never stated that humans did not land on the Moon. This is a manipulation

Buzz Aldrin never stated that humans did not land on the Moon. This is a manipulation

Landing on the Moon is one of the greatest achievements in human history. Almost everybody has heard of it. As in the case of many extraordinary events, this one also gave rise to numerous conspiracy theories. According to them, the Americans have never landed on the Moon, and it…

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Analysis Why do Ukrainians not move to safe territories in their own country? – Analysis

Why do Ukrainians not move to safe territories in their own country? – Analysis

The war in Ukraine is still the dominant topic in the media space. Narratives intended to evoke resentment or doubt about refugees staying in Poland are still popular on social media. Authors of such statements usually use suggestive questions to raise uncertainty about the real situation of Ukrainians. We decided…

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Analysis Why are so many cars exported to Ukraine during the war? – Analysis

Why are so many cars exported to Ukraine during the war? – Analysis

The war in Ukraine is still the dominant topic in the media space. Narratives intended to evoke resentment or doubt about refugees staying in Poland are still popular on social media. One such example is a video on TikTok, where the author asks several suggestive questions about this topic. Many…

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False Russian propaganda uses footage from a film set to spread disinformation

Russian propaganda uses footage from a film set to spread disinformation

Since 12 August, a video has been circulating on TikTok, Telegram and Twitter showing people running in war scenery on a film set. This material is shared as an alleged “proof” of a hoax prepared by the Ukrainian authorities. The video is often accompanied by additional comments informing that the footage shows…

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